Finance & Accounting
"The Finance & Accounting course provides an opportunity to demystify the world of accounting and financial statements. Real world examples help students walk away with a solid foundation in finance & accounting"
To run a business successfully, you need to understand the nature and dynamics of profit and value. Building practical understandings of financial ratios and cost control; strengthen your grasp of cash flow, balance sheets and income statements and what they reveal about the financial health of your organization; and learn how to use financial reports as valuable management tools.
Knowledge & Skill Building Areas
- Financial Statements
- Standardized Accounting Statements
- Financial Statement Analysis
- Pricing Models
- Non-financial Statement Measurements
- Year-end Statements
- Financial Metrics
- Information Systems (IS)
- Internal Controls
- Overhead Cost Controls
- Risk Management
- Financial Projections
- Cash Management
- Regulatory Requirements
- Financing Your Business
- Business Plans
Ideal candidates for taking this course are: Accounting staff, Support Staff, Trades, Suppliers, Management and anyone interested in running a construction business.
This course is required for the following certifications: Residential Management, Master Home Builder and Master Home Renovator.
Classroom delivery option:
This instructor-led course involves four days of classroom learning.
Classroom times: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Online delivery option:
This distance learning format provides you with a learning option that caters to your busy schedule by taking the learning experience out of the traditional classroom and converting it into an online format that's available 24/7.
Classroom locations: This course is delivered by PHBI in Calgary and Edmonton. Courses can also be held in other centers based on demand.
Exam & passing grade: The exam for this course is closed book. The passing grade is 70% and 100% attendance when taking the classroom delivery option is compulsory to qualify for PHBI certification.
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course.